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    Obit: Charles Strickler

    by  • November 22, 2013 • Obituaries • 0 Comments

    Charles Edward Strickler, age 77, of Centralia, passed away at 5:17 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mount Vernon. He was born on Feb. 6, 1936 in New Castle, Penn., the son of Charles Oliver and Mildred Bertine (Irwin) Strickler. He married Violet P. Wood on May...

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    KC Does Best Nelly Impression and “Cruise” Past McKendree JV

    by  • November 22, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    CENTRALIA – Kaskaskia College cruised past the McKendree University jayvees 107-72 Thursday night in men’s college basketball. Vincent Jackson had 17 points, Malcolm Amos and Darin Winkelmann 16 each, Rashon Robinson 15 and D’Mariner Cunningham 11 for the Blue Devils who led 63-39 at the half. Kyle Yates had 19 points and Dylan Burmester...

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    Orphan Bowlers 2nd At New Baden

    by  • November 22, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    NEW BADEN – Centralia placed 2nd in a 4-team match in New Baden falling to O’Fallon 3145-3084.  Host Wesclin was third and Triad 4th.  Travis Beppler’s 639 series led the Orphans while Brandon Schmitz rolled a 626, Taylor Chambers 619, Justin Sliger 614 and Ryan Miller 586.  Chamber had the high game with a...

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